News & Events


MN ABE Distance Learning is now taking applications for the following courses: DL 101 (Start up or enhance a distance learning program at your site); DL 102- Teachers (Learn how to better support your learners who are engaged in distance learning)

i-Pathways content and lessons have been updated to reflect GED 2014. After thorough review by the Virtual Task Force, it has been determined that the proxy hour awards will remain at 120 minutes per lesson (including surveys and unit reviews).

Putting English to Work, a DVD series, has been approved for proxy hours.

"Teach Me English in ASL" has been approved as a DL platform for proxy hours. The program targets deaf individuals who use sign language and are proficient in technology.

Information and applications for DL 101 and Dl 102 are now available here, and are due August 30.

The Skills Tutor contract for Minnesota MDE has been renewed for two years, through June 2015.

GED Academy has been added to the approved DL platfdorm list, effective 5/1/31. GED Academy is a complete online self-paced ABE, Pre-GED, and GED preparation program.

My Foundations Lab is now an approved DL platform in Minnesota.

During Winter/Spring 2013 experienced digital literacy instructors from the Supplemental Services project will mentor 1-2 ABE programs from around Minnesota in integrating the Northstar Digital Literacy Assessment into their programming.

Ellis Academics and Lifetime Library have been removed from the list of approved DL platforms, due to lack of use.